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Understanding the Domestic Preference Statutes: The Buy American Act and Trade Agreements Act (2023 Update)
Methods for Communicating Your Past Performance to Accelerate Government Sales (2023 Update)
Ethics in Federal Government Contracting (2023 Update)
NAICS Codes: Six Impactful Digits for Federal Contractors (2023 Update)
Using Proposal Graphics for Readability and Impact (2023 Update)
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The Alaska PTAC offers easy access to our library of on-demand webinars covering many essential topics in government contracting, from marketing to certifications to managing contract changes and much more.
Opportunities in Civil Works R&D with U.S. Army ERDC
The U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) has launched a new initiative that seeks potential partners for its growing Civil Works R&D program. With up to $20 million available for new ERDC partnerships in fiscal year 2024, this historic effort is the …
GSA Tools Flag Diverse Suppliers for Procurement Officials
The General Services Administration announced the launch of two online tools designed to help connect agency buyers with diverse vendors as part of the Biden Administration’s push to advance equity in government procurement. Read more here.
SBA Expands Veterans Business Outreach Centers to 6 Additional States
The Small Business Administration announced last week that it is expanding the Veterans Business Development program to bring more business support to new, or existing, veteran entrepreneurs. The expansion is made possible thanks to an additional $3.5 million previously allocated …
PTACs Transitioning to APEX Accelerators
PTACs are now also referred to as APEX Accelerators. The Alaska PTAC is part of a nationwide network of 90+ PTAC’s all funded, in part, by the US Department of Defense. Recently, the program shifted administration from Defense Logistics Agency …
Improved Registration Work Flow Coming to SAM.gov May 26
Beginning on May 26, 2023, there will be improvements to the start of the SAM.gov registration workflow. The changes may be noticeable to returning or frequent SAM.gov registrants, but likely won’t be significant for those registering for the first time. First, …
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We work with all levels of businesses – from those working towards their first contract to experienced government contractors.
The Alaska PTAC
Alaska PTAC provides procurement training, counseling, and solicitation support throughout the state, and helps Alaskan businesses keep informed of government contracting opportunities through our Bid Match program.
Our staff possess diverse backgrounds in government procurement at the federal, state, and local level, and regularly participate in training activities to further their professional development. This helps us keep pace with the ongoing changes in policies and procedures that impact the acquisition marketplace.
The Alaska PTAC is a DOD APEX Accelerator and funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the Department of Defense. The Alaska PTAC is a program of the UAA Business Enterprise Institute.
How the Alaska PTAC Helps Businesses
- Free services provided throughout the state
- Identify and explain contracting opportunities at federal, state and local government levels
- Advise businesses how to apply for small business certifications such as woman-owned and veteran-owned
- Ongoing workshops, webinars, trainings and match-making events
- Confidential one-on-one technical assistance